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Fuel Security

Viva Energy says it is keeping options open to become a gas importer if it builds an LNG terminal at Geelong
4 weeks ago

Viva Energy says it is keeping options open to become a gas importer if it builds an LNG terminal at Geelong

Viva Energy boss Scott Wyatt says the company is leaving the door open to becoming a gas importer in its own right as it considers the commercial model for …
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Strategic diesel storage to be expanded at Newcastle
2 months ago

Strategic diesel storage to be expanded at Newcastle

Diesel fuel storage capacity at the Port of Newcastle is set to be dramatically expanded under the Federal Government’s push to secure Australia’s long-term fuel supplies by increasing domestic reserves …
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Ampol refinery scrapes into profit
2 months ago

Ampol refinery scrapes into profit

Almost all the profit from Ampol’s struggling Lytton refinery in Brisbane in the June half will come from taxpayer-funded subsidy payments after the plant scraped into the black in the …
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Viva Energy welcomes $33M in Govt funding
2 months ago

Viva Energy welcomes $33M in Govt funding

A grant of up to $33.3 million from the Federal Government has been welcomed by Viva Energy.

The funding allocation announced late last week will go towards building another 90 …
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Australia to fund 10 diesel storage facilities
2 months ago

Australia to fund 10 diesel storage facilities

Australia’s federal government is funding up to A$260mn ($194mn) to build 10 storage facilities following last year’s pledge to assist the expansion of domestic diesel storage capacity by 780mn …
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Latest Geelong region business news for the week of July 12, 2021
2 months ago

Latest Geelong region business news for the week of July 12, 2021

A more than $60m project to increase diesel storage at the Geelong refinery will result in the Corio site playing an increasingly important role in securing Australia’s fuel supplies.

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Morrison government fortifies nation’s fuel security with $260m investment
2 months ago

Morrison government fortifies nation’s fuel security with $260m investment

A $260m investment will expand Australia’s diesel storage capacity, fortifying the country’s long-term fuel security.

The Morrison government will partially fund 10 projects across the country, which they …
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Will synthetic production solve Australia’s liquid fuel problem?
2 months ago

Will synthetic production solve Australia’s liquid fuel problem?

Ulas Yildirim’s recent piece in The Strategist suggesting Australia develop the industrial capability to convert its abundant coal and natural gas reserves into liquid fuels to reduce its dependence on imports of the latter …
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Australian Fuel Security Undermined by ‘She’ll Be Right’ Attitude
3 months ago

Australian Fuel Security Undermined by ‘She’ll Be Right’ Attitude

Experts are warning that Australia’s pursuit of efficiency coupled with a “she’ll be right” attitude has put the country’s fuel supply in danger. Many are also concerned that the federal government’s …
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Fuel security boost weclomed by trucking industry
3 months ago

Fuel security boost weclomed by trucking industry

THE passage of fuel security bills in Federal Parliament this week will improve Australia’s fuel security and keep the trucking industry moving in times of emergency, according to the Australian …
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